Rejection comes in many forms for us writers.
Sometimes an editor simply nixes our proposal and we don't get to do an article for that media property for that month. Sometimes we actually lose our little part-time job at the publication. Whatever. We might stew about that end of the world event for the rest of our lives.
Well, it might help heal us to know that even an outsized personality like Pippa Middleton gets rejected by the powers that be. In Grub Street, Hugh Merwin reports that she has lost her gig writing the Telegraph column "Sport and Social." Negative mail and dabbling in off limits areas apparently did her in.
One assumes sis is helping her through this one. Fortunately, she still has two other gigs, one at Vanity Fair. Here is the Grub Street coverage.